Gunmen kill New Zealand man at Freeport mine office in Indonesia’s Papua

FILE PHOTO: Trucks are parked at the open-pit mine of PT Freeport’s Grasberg copper and gold mine complex near Timika, in the eastern region of Papua, Indonesia on September 19, 2015 in this file photo taken by Antara Foto. REUTERS/Muhammad Adimaja/Antara FotoATTENTION EDITORS – THIS IMAGE HAS BEEN SUPPLIED BY A THIRD PARTY. IT IS […]

Ardern’s online messages keep spirits up in New Zealand’s coronavirus lockdown

New Zealand’s Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern speaks in a live streaming message to New Zealanders, amid a lockdown to control the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in New Zealand, at Wellington, Australia, March 25, 2020, in this still image from video obtained via social media. Video taken March 25, 2020. Jacinda Ardern via REUTERS

New Zealand: Police Website to Inform on Neighbours Breaking Lockdown So Popular It Crashes

The South Pacific nation is in the midst of a four-week Covid-19 lockdown, with residents under orders to stay at home or remain at least two metres (6.5 feet) apart if they must go outside.

Virender Sehwag backs India, South Africa, West Indies, New Zealand as potential ICC World T20 2016 semi-finalists

“Arrey yaar who to mazaak mein kaha tha, hala kee wo sach tha [I said it jokingly though it is what I feel].” While Sehwag did not play a farewell match, Brendon McCullum recently retired on a high by scoring the fastest Test century. Asked about the retirement timing of Indian cricketers, he said: “Our […]

DAILY BLOG, March 26: What new $500m stimulus package means for you and your family

Local stocks had rocketed in the final minutes of trade on Wednesday after US politicians finally reached a deal – yet to be passed – on a $A3.3 trillion stimulus measure to shore up the world’s biggest economy.

Gold price today falls on profit booking amid rising Covid-19 cases

Spot gold markets in India remained shut on Friday due to countrywide lockdown, while the precious metal was quoting flat in the international market, according to HDFC Securities. “Spot gold markets in India remained shut due to countrywide lockdown to prevent spreading of COVID-19,” HDFC Securities said. Globally, gold prices edged up on Monday as […]

Gold rate today slips as traders book profits

Bullion counters slipped in opening trade on Wednesday as traders preferred to book profits even as World Health Organisation (WHO) declared the coronavirus a pandemic. The WHO on Wednesday described the new coronavirus as a pandemic, adding that Italy and Iran were now on the frontline of the disease and other countries would soon join […]

Peaky Blinders FIRST LOOK: Director Anthony Bryne shares glimpse at the new set as he promises ‘dark’ new twists after filming was postponed

A BBC spokesperson said: ‘In light of the spread of Covid-19, after much consideration, the producers – Caryn Mandabach Productions and Tiger Aspect Productions – of Peaky Blinders S6 have postponed filming, and World Productions of Line of Duty S6 have suspended filming, both in consultation with and supported by the BBC.

Rita Ora dramatically peels mask from her face and writhes around on a floor of broken eggs in quirky music video for new track How To Be Lonely

It was the second teaser Rita released, as the first was a short clip from the video revealing the ‘lonely’ inking on the inside of her lip, as well as a number of sci-fi inspired scenes where a UFO seems to land.

How Jaguar Classic builds the new D-type

Originally, 100 D-types were planned – at least according to Jaguar legend – but between 1955 and 1956 just 75 were built. You’ll see where this is going… Jaguar Classic will build the remaining 25 D-types as continuation cars. That’s a significant increase in numbers over the Lightweight E-type and XKSS, and shows the increased […]